• Little Free Library

    Little Free Library

    Courtney King, Chiddix Press

    May 19, 2016

    Ever heard of a Little Free Library? It is an organization that you can give and take books, without having to buy them. They have little houses that are filled with a lot of books. You can buy  one or  make one your own. Just make sure you sign up on their website if you want a little free library.... READ MORE »»

  • Skate Park!!!

    Skate Park!!!

    Courtney King, Chiddix Press

    May 19, 2016

      The 6th graders’ “social event” of the year…...a giant Skate Park!....A place where students could show off what they learned throughout the year in Science by making a marble go through a tricky obstacle course!”   And the  obstacle course, or Skate Park,  is made only with the simpl... READ MORE »»

  • More Sleep!!!

    More Sleep!!!

    Anusha Bhojanam, Chiddix Press

    May 12, 2016

      As you probably know, Unit 5 has new start times for next year. Elementary schools will start at 7:45 AM and end at 2:30 PM. Junior highs will start at 8:45 AM and end at 3:45 PM. And last but not least, high schools will start at 8:30 AM and end at 3:30 PM. Unit 5 was forced to make this ... READ MORE »»

  • Intercity Music Festival

    Intercity Music Festival

    Anusha Bhojanam, Chiddix Press

    May 12, 2016

    Everyone has a talent. For some people it’s art, others, maybe it’s reading. In April, kids were selected by their band and orchestra teachers to take part in an Intercity music festival. Intercity basically means that students from Bloomington and Normal were selected to perform in a special band or... READ MORE »»

  • iPhone or Samsung?

    iPhone or Samsung?

    Abhinav Sivakumar, Chiddix Press

    March 31, 2016

    The battle continues between the two companies, Apple and Samsung. But has one of the companies already won? This article will take a close look at the features at both iPhones and Samsungs.   iPhone (6s):   This technological wonder has progressed to fingerprint-reading technol... READ MORE »»

Little Free Library

Courtney King, Chiddix Press

Ever heard of a Little Free Library? It is an organization that you can give and take books, without having to buy them. They have little houses that are filled with a lot of b...  Read More »

May 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Skate Park!!!

Courtney King, Chiddix Press

  The 6th graders’ “social event” of the year…...a giant Skate Park!....A place where students could show off what they learned throughout the year in Sci...  Read More »

May 19, 2016 • 0 comments

More Sleep!!!

Anusha Bhojanam, Chiddix Press

  As you probably know, Unit 5 has new start times for next year. Elementary schools will start at 7:45 AM and end at 2:30 PM. Junior highs will start at 8:45 AM and...  Read More »

May 12, 2016 • 0 comments

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Team Quest

Shriya Molokala, Chiddix Press

Team Quest is a club that’s around all year. On December 14th 2015 there was a locals competition. 8th graders Yash, Akhila, Dean, and Amanda got 2nd place! Two members of t...  Read More »

February 18, 2016 • 0 comments

Boys Basketball

Priyamsa Mikkilineni, Chiddix Press

Love is playing on nothing but your heart, and that is exactly what the Chiddix Boys’ Basketball teams do. No one could put more passion or effort into their games as t...  Read More »

February 11, 2016 • 0 comments

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The C+

Salman Shaheen, Chiddix Press

Once we got a C+, our moms made a fuss.   They took out their gloves, smacked us with no love.   Why did it have to be us? ...  Read More »

March 31, 2016 • 0 comments

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Mrs. Fontana

Anaghasri Arla, Chiddix Press

1.What if your favorite quotes? “I don't have a favorite quote” 2.Who was your favorite teacher? Mr.Bowling. He was my high school orchestra teacher. 3.What is ...  Read More »

April 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Mr. Allen

Carson Belle, Chiddix Press

Q: Where did you work before you came to Chiddix? A: I was the principal at Lexington Junior High /Senior Highschool and assistant principal at Edison. I also taught at...  Read More »

March 10, 2016 • 0 comments

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The Biggest Problem America Faces

Yash Patel, Chiddix Press

 What is the biggest problem America faces? It is not racism or sexism, and it is not debt, it is not the Mexicans and it is not Trump. The real problem is a democracy! ...  Read More »

May 13, 2016 • 0 comments

Hoverboard Dangerous??

Courtney Boring, Chiddix Press

Across the U.S and UK people have reported hoverboards catching fire while charging and being ridden. They have been known to cause house fires. So what is the whole point in g...  Read More »

March 10, 2016 • 0 comments

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Zootopia

Anaghasri Arla, Chiddix Press

  Zootopia is the new Disney film that came out this March!! It is an animated film with many new characters and an interesting plot. It is very suspenseful and will...  Read More »

April 7, 2016

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Neko Atsume

Quinn Bowen, Chiddix Press

By: Quinn Bowen Charger Press     Have you ever played the game Neko Atsume Kitty Collector? Maybe you should think about it. Neko Atsume Kitty Collector is a game ...  Read More »

February 11, 2016 • 0 comments

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Little Free Library

Courtney King, Chiddix Press

Ever heard of a Little Free Library? It is an organization that you can give and take books, without having to buy them. They have little houses that are filled with a lot of b...  Read More »

May 19, 2016 • 0 comments

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Septimus Heap

Abhinav Sivakumar, Chiddix Press

Septimus Heap: Magyk is the first book in a seven book series. The book has exciting events, such as finding a lost family,...  Read More »

March 31, 2016 • 0 comments

Illuminae

Carson Belle, Chiddix Press

Illuminae was written by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff. Illuminae isn’t your regular, everyday book. It is kind of an interactive book and has some really cool text features (bottom left hand picture and pictures) inside and a really cool looking cover (bottom right hand picture). Illuminae takes place i...  Read More »

March 11, 2016 • 0 comments

The Conservative Heart by Arthur C. Brooks

Yash Patel, Chiddix Press

These days Republicans are shown as cold-hearted ,rich loving ,people cough**Donald Trump**cough. I also was conflicted on how th...  Read More »

March 3, 2016 • 4 comments

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Lokai Bracelets

Sriya Nimmagadda, Chiddix Press

                                                                 What  Are They? Have you seen those bracelets wi...  Read More »

April 21, 2016 • 0 comments

  • History of Keds March 31, 2016
  • North Face March 11, 2016
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